Tag: "nephronopthisis" at medical news
New Therapies for Kidney Diseases
...etics they report that mutations in the gene cause nephronopthisis
(NPHP) in humans and mice. NPHP is a disease marked by kidney degeneration during childhood that leads to kidney failure requiring organ transplantation. The insights might help develop effective, noninvasive therapies. The kidneys are the organs t...
Boffins Identify Gene That can Protect Humans from Nephronopthisis
...ave identified a gene that can protect humans from nephronopthisis
(NPHP), a serious kidney disease . NPHP is a di...vered that mutations in the gene GLIS2 can lead to nephronopthisis
(NPHP) in both humans and mice. Mathias Treier and his group at EMBL have paved way to develop in...